Category Archives: SINHG

SINHG Plans Member Trips For The Fall

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group (SINHG) has released an autumn schedule of signature SINHG Trips for members, beginning in September and continuing through early December. Trips for the spring were cancelled due to COVID-19, but in hopes that the … Continue reading

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SINHG Highlights College of the Building Arts

Charleston’s nationally-recognized American College of the Building Arts will take the spotlight on March 12, 2020, at 7:30 pm as the Seabrook Island Natural History Group (SINHG) presents Leigh Handal, the college’s Director of Institutional Development, for the next program … Continue reading

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SINHG Annual Soup Supper – February 23

A sure sign of the approaching spring season is SINHG’s annual Soup Supper, this year on Sunday, February 23 at The Island House. You don’t need to be a SINHG member to chase away the winter chills with warm home-made … Continue reading

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SINHG Evening Program-Battle For Charleston Harbor

February’s SINHG Evening Program will bring noted historian, Dr. Stephen Wise, to the Lake House on Thursday evening, February 13, at 7:30 pm for a presentation on a key battle for control of Charleston Harbor during the Civil War. Dr. … Continue reading

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SINHG Awards Education Grants

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group has announced six annual education grants to fund spring field trips for students at Haut Gap Middle School and Mt. Zion Elementary, for birding studies at St. John’s High School and for a gardening … Continue reading

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SINHG Goes Maritime

Two SINHG Trips this month took a deep dive (literally, in one case) into Charleston’s maritime heritage with visits to the South Carolina Aquarium and to the Wando Welch Container Terminal, the nation’s 9th largest shipping container terminal. A guided … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits the National Weather Service Facility

Nineteen SINHG members took part in a lively interactive presentation and discussion with Lead Meteorologist Blair Holloway at the National Weather Service facility in North Charleston on Friday, November 8, 2019. The morning’s comprehensive weather-related discussion focused on topics of … Continue reading

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SINHG Fall Agenda Heads Into Final Month

Late autumn SINHG Trips touched on nature, history and the natural sciences in three trips earlier this month, starting with a visit to the historic Morris Island Lighthouse and the surrounding marshes with Dr. Stephen Wise, who vividly narrated the … Continue reading

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SINHG: Explore Charleston’s Very Own Tea Party – November 14

A little known chapter in Charleston’s Revolutionary War history will be the subject of The Seabrook Island Natural History Group’s November Evening Program on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Lake House offered by historian and author John Young. The … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits Cape Romaine Wildlife Refuge

Seventeen members of SINHG joined Coastal Expeditions on one of their four trips they make annually to Lighthouse Island in Cape Romaine National Wildlife Refuge! Escorted by a Park Ranger, a member of the US Forestry Service and Naturalists from … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits the H.L. Hunley Submarine

SINHG’ers traveled recently to the old Charleston Navy Yard and the Warren E. Lasch Conservation Center to view the restoration efforts underway on the H.L. Hunley, the Confederate submarine raised from Charleston Harbor some fifteen years ago. We were privileged … Continue reading

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SINHG Coast Guard Trip

Thirty SINHG members recently had the wonderful opportunity to receive a guided tour and explore the US Coast Guard Station Charleston. This immensely popular, informational and educational outing was thoroughly enjoyed by both our morning and afternoon groups. Highly recommended … Continue reading

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